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The Puff (Johnson)

Name The Puff
Category Steelhead
Hook Size 2 to 10 Salmon Hook
Thread Black
Body Rear(Butt): Fluorescent Orange Chenille, tied Into Egg Shape; Front: Flat Silver Mylar
Throat Red Marabou
Wing White Marabou Topped with a Few Strands of Peacock Herl

This egg fly imitation was originated by Alaska tyer Skip Johnson. It has been successful for Steelhead, Dolly Varden and Rainbow trout. As with other egg fly imitations, fish it dead drift through runs and deep.







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